My original question:
> We are upgrading parts of our network to Fast Ethernet and that has brought
> up a question about the SunFastEthernet 2.0 board. According to Sun's web
> page, this board is supported under Solaris 1.1.2 for the following systems:
> SPARCstation 4, 5, 10, 20 and LX, SPARCclassic and SPARCserver 6x0MP.
> We are running Solaris 1.x on SPARCstation IPCs as file servers. Can anyone
> tell me if there is a technical reason why the IPC is not among those listed
> above? Is anyone using the SunFastEthernet 2.0 board in an IPC?
> If the SunFastEthernet 2.0 board will not operate in an IPC, is there a third
> party board that will?
Sun does not provide fast ethernet drivers for the sun4c architecture under
Solaris 1.x. They are only provided for the sun4m architecture.
Many thanks to those who responded:
Benjamin Cline <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Brad Young <email@example.com>
firstname.lastname@example.org (Mike Daffey)
email@example.com (Jeff Wasilko)
-- Bob Hoffman, N3CVL University of Pittsburgh Tel: +1 412 624 8490 firstname.lastname@example.org Department of Computer Science Fax: +1 412 624 8854
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